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HLN
Nov 7, 2009 4:00am EST
, military installation for the united states army. the biggest army installation in the world. every state, every territory from all over come and serve at fort hood, texas. and has been that way for a great number of years. my father, who served in the great world war ii, when he was an 18-year-old and did basic training in texas and came back home in 1945, was sent to fort hood, texas, to be reequipped for the invasion of japan -- re-equipped for the invasion of japan that never took place. but he met my mom there in temple, texas. he got married and that's why i was born in temple, texas, and have a great affection for that institution and all those that have served with the united states army at that location. it is now the deployment post for individuals who go overseas to represent the rest of us. they go to iraq. they go to afghanistan. they go to kosovo. they go all over the world. they are being deployed at this time to represent our country and the values that we have. and many of them have served multiple tours of duty. some of them up to four tours of duty in iraq. but yet they
WHUT
Nov 6, 2009 11:00pm EST
years between iran and the united states in geneva last month. he is now involved in the draft agreement between iran, the united states, russia and france to process iran's uranium stockpiles outside the country. there are reports today that progress on the deal is being held up by iran's ongoing internal political crisis. this week dr. elbaradei called the current mont a unique and fleeting opportunity to reverse course from confrontation to cooperation with iran. we want to talk about all of that and i am very pleased to have him back at this table. welcome. >> charlie, it is great to be here again. >> rose: all right. let me just start. tell me where you think the moment is. >> well, the moment is a historic critical moment, charlie, that this is for the first time i see a genuine desire by the president of the united states and by the iranian leadership to engage in a genuine dialogue. it's after 50 years of animosity, of distrust. and that's why we have this difficulty today. the it is a symbolic gesture but it could be the first step in a broad dialogue that eventually could integ
WHUT
Nov 6, 2009 7:00pm EST
for abbas. >> translator: the stated position of the united states in relation to settlements in the annexation of jerusalem have been well-known and appreciated by us. however, we were surprised by their favoring of the israeli position. >> reporter: but obama's been talking up a possible breakthrough in middle east peace going back before his cairo speech. palestinians fear obama won't be able to encourage israel to make the other compromises necessary to complete a final peace deal. a leading palestinian candidate to fill abbas' shoes put it this way -- >> i think this announcement is a declaration of the failure of efforts for true peace process, due to the israeli policy of expanding and continuing settlements and the failure of the united states to take an impartial position. >> reporter: now abbas has had enou and said he won't stand for re-election. it remains to be seen if the u.s. moves to try to keep him or prefers to look to the future withnother palestinian head of state, in the early part of next year. john tarat, al jazeera, washington. >> for more on the middle
HLN
Nov 7, 2009 4:10am EST
of the united states army at fort hood, texas, were attacked by the least likely of assailants. it was, in short, an act of treason. i want to first thank my colleague and good friend, representative john carter of texas, who represents fort hood in his district, for introducing this legislation to give all members of congress the opportunity to stand here today and support of the brave men and women at fort hood and their families in such a time of trial. fort hood lies just north of my district, north of austin. it's in central texas, many of us all across this nation have constituents who have gone through fort hood to train for the wars in iraq and afghanistan. . i have had many constituents who trained at fort hood. yesterday was a drark chapter. in the aftermath we learned that 13 of our finest americans were killed and several dozen more were wounded. this senseless act of horror betrayed our -- betrays our respect and deepest sempthi for life. our thoughts and prayers are with each of the families affected by this tragedy. during this tragedy, there were reports of many soldiers providin
WETA
Nov 6, 2009 11:00pm EST
inteational community and the united states is the one who n do the heavy liing. there is no question about that. >> rose: and john hais of politiceau.com gives us a one-year analysiof t oa administration. >> the idea that president ama and his team were able to sehowransform the map and transfo the pitical geography of this coury or the political demogray of this country, thatust doesn't looko be the case. theyidredraw the map i 2008. it was an he norly impresve victory. but that doesn't meanhat th haveomehow fundamentally altered the landape in permanent ways. >> and job griam is here with a newook, a collection of shor stories. >> it is morebout people. more about the small town people. many of wh aretruggling. many of whom have had a l of mis erie, a lot of hop 's about small town lawyers and the crazy things theyo out of desperati. all stuff i saw firsthand many years ago. >> rose: mohamed elbaradei, john harris, johnrisham next. >> funding for charlie rose has been provided by the k08ing -- folling: captioning sponsor by rose comnications from our stuos in new york city, this is charl
PBS
Nov 6, 2009 7:00pm EST
that we've had in the united states since the great depression. and that's a pretty sobering reality. >> reporter: speaking of sobering, by one measure, the jobless rate is actually closer to 17.5%. that's the figure, if you include part-timers who would rather be full-time and people so discouraged looking for work, they've given up. however, today's report did have some glimmers hope. though the economy lost 190,000 jobs last month, that's still well below january's peak. economist milton ezrati says the creation of 34,000 temporary position in october is also a positive sign. >> what happens is-- at a turn in the economy-- and there's good evidence that we are seeing a turn toward growth. business, of course, is very wary, and they're not likely to increase their staple payroll, their own payroll, until they are really sure that new sales levels are climbing. and they have secured a new higher level of activity. >> reporter: the big unknown is how the federal reserve will interpret today's data. the central bank may be reluctant to raise interest rates while the unemployment rate
WHUT
Nov 6, 2009 10:00pm EST
though there are seven million more unimployed people in the united states than there were a year ago. tavis: i love the word shoptimism. >> i means several things. which is to say there's something that will compel us to show no matter what. i don't think it necessarily means we're going to shop with the same way, with the same recklessness, the same mind set, but we will find way to shop. where there's a will to shop, there's a way to shop. >> shopping and buying can be very anxious. it's both pleasurable and painful and nervous making on the other hand. oftentimes we se sight of the fact that while i'm not condoning reckless spending, or people getting way into debt, i think there are material buys that even if we buy them emotionally, they do add something meaningful to our lives. and in the book i try to explore exactly what that is. tavis: some examples of that since we're on it. >> i interviewed a woman in minnesota who's father had recently died. and she and her brother went back to his house to clean out his stuff. and she took some of his things back to her house. and they k
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 12:00pm EST
. as you know, that has always been a controversial issue in the united states house of representatives and no less so today. if that measure passes, then it is believed that a great number of sort of moderate democrats could then get on board with the idea of this health care reform bill. and we have right now congressman joe wilson from south carolina who is standing by. congressman, we may have to break out of this, if the president comes out. i know you'll understand, but tell me very quickly, what are you hearing on the floor today about the status of this legislation? >> well, it's really up to the blue dogs, are they going to be independent or are they going to be lap dogs and take directions from speaker pelosi. today is going to be the crucial day. people will find out. persons who said they're blue dogs, are they blue or lap dogs. >> brian: and you have proposed a motion that would basically make members of congress take the so-called public or government option, if that becomes the law of the land. do you think that will have any legs? >> it should, i was able to get the man
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 2:00am EST
already have more than 3,000 public housing agencies in the united states. andrew: 30,000? >> 3,000, and now we have two giant new ones and the track record of government. think of fema and the trailers after the hurricane. they put people in trailers. you could buy a trail fore$30,000. andrew: fema trailers are gone. >> no, people are still live in the trailers. under this new deal on renting the housing, they say it will be months -- up to a year but there will be month to month extensions, so when will they ever get these people out? the point about the trailers, $30,000. >> $70,000 fema spent and in one case, more than $200,000. andrew: so the government spends twice what they are worth and promises they will be there for a few months and they're still there. i can remember public housing in newark, and the next day it blew up. >> they didn't know anything about writing mortgages. that's why fannie and freddie went bankrupt r it's a great thing for people in over their heads to become rent remembers instead of home other thans but i would like them renting from private landl
HLN
Nov 7, 2009 3:00am EST
. it will be necessary to have such a fund. and that fund should not be the united states treasury. we're going to be risking more debt to enact this -- to enact this proposal. so the amendment would prohibit the united states treasury from being used as a means for capital reserve funds. the amendment also clarifies that the public plan would need to seek investments or use premiums to create a capital reserve fund similar to that which is required of other health plans. allowing the united states treasury to be the ultimate backstop will encourage -- would encourage the plan to act recklessly. we've already seen what happens when this is applied. while this bill prohibits bailouts of the public plan using the treasury has a promise of government backing is indirectly, we're allowing such. the public plan can still use the faith and credit of the united states to stabilize their risk. if it's good enough for business, it's good enough for insurers. even casinos, it should be good enough for the public plan. shouldn't they play by the same rules as everyone else. it is committed to a public pla
NBC
Nov 7, 2009 6:30pm EST
to represent his family, his church, and the state of utah, and the united states of america. >> reporter: a senior fbi official tells nbc news that a search of nidal malik hasan's e-mails, computers, and phone records has turned up nothing that would change the original assessment that he acted alone. investigators also found no notes or videos left behind by hasan. as the investigation into the shooting continues, a question has been raised about whether some of the victims were hit by friendly fire, given the number of wounds and shots reported. >> it's difficult for me to conceive of one man, an inexpert man, wielding two pistols, changing magazines to fire 100 shots with nothing further happening. >> reporter: the military though denies the friendly fire allegations. amid concerns that muslim-americans might now face a backlash as seen on this sign outside ft. hood, president obama in his internet address spoke about the value of diversity in the military. >> there are christians and muslims, jews and hindus, and nonbelievers thp they a er nonbelievers. they reflect the disveversity
FOX News
Nov 6, 2009 10:00pm EST
with jimy carter for access to united states for treatment. >> he was saying he had been a good ally. greta: he secretly arrived in new york city. >> president carter decided that our hospitality of the nation was to allow him here for cancer treatment. >> all of that exacerbated the situation. >> we learned that the administration had decided to admit the shah, and we were essentially being hung out to dry. >> they wanted him to stand trial for his alleged crimes. >> things were getting more frequent and bigger and more violent, the burning of the american flag, the burning of the effigy of president carter. greta: a group of five university students began to plan. >> islamic fundamentalists. they wanted the shah to be returned and for the united states to effectively withdraw and to stop meddling in iranian affairs. greta: the current president of iran, mahmoud ahmadinejad, was one of the five original planners. >> they decided to go after the american embassy. >> they say that this was planned, essentially, as in 1970's style situation, where they would go in and makes them great stateme
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 10:30am EST
in the united states shows that we are still in a very tough environment. that seems like an understatement when you factor in these under employed that we were talking about just a minute ago. >> that's absolutely correct. we're experiencing a jobless recovery. g.d.p. is starting to increase again but not rapidly enough nor at the pace we would expect coming out of a recession to stop the job losses and then turn around the unemployment rate. it looks as though we're going to be above 10% throughout 2010, and it's going to be a very long time before we have a normal private sector job market. most of the stimulus money is creating federal bureaucracy jobs. rick: we saw some productivity numbers this past week. that were up. productivity is up. but this is not necessarily good news for folks out there who are looking for jobs. i was reading -- it doesn't really provide a lot of incentive for employers to hire new people when their productivity is on the way up with the fewer number of workers. >> we have a paradox in the united states. we have the most productive economy in the world and it's be
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 4:00am EST
for the country that they love, the united states army, the united states government stands ready to broafdz provide them every possible assistance in what will be a very troubling, very challenging times ahead. >> 13 dead, 28 remain hospitalized, including the shooter, major nidal malik hasan. he is in a coma attached to a ventilator. hasan was shot four times. most of the victims are in stable condition with gunshot wounds to the torso, stomach and back. >> and hearing the stories of courage and heroism that i heard today makes me proud to be a leader of this great army. i heard stories about medics who were sitting in a graduation in in the building next door, hearing the gunfire and running to the sounds of the guns, because they knew there would be wounded. >> stories of heroes are now emerging. a female police officer displaying extraordinary courage, according to the army, officer kim munley exchanged fire with hasan, hitting him and taking a bullet herself to the thigh, and amber barr tried her best to save her fellow colleagues. barr was shot in the stomach. >> stomach shot, people
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 6:00am EST
's been eight years. i love the military. i believe in the united states cause in afghanistan and in iraq. but that's a separate story. suicides are at an all time high. that's real. hasan's situation, again, is the sociopathic loser who seeks to inflict injury and pain on others. >> doesn't have anything to do with post-traumatic stress or anything why did he do it? >> because the yankees won. because it's raining today. bill: why do these people do it. >> because they seek to make specifics comport with their bigger themes. their societal themes. they want a story that has a moral to the story. bill: it's bs. >> in this case it is absolutely. >> geraldo, everybody. up next, colonel ralph peters on the fort hood assassin. later, the authors of a new book sarah palin have exclusive details about the speech she wasn't able to give or allowed to give on election night. those reports after these messages. lt. colonel wrath peertsd, the author of the book the war after armageddon. colonel peters column on the for the hood massacre will appear in the "new york post" tomorrow. you heard bernie
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 3:00pm EST
, it was a great occasion to receive the president of the united states. on this day when we will be making history and making progress to the american people. >> it should be withdrawn and reworked. there are many reforms that enjoy bipartisan support, great improvements can be made without a government run health care system. >> gregg: give us an update? >> about an hour which is scheduled to be four hours of debate on the health care bill. >> republicans say what the democrats are republicans are proposing is a huge risk for an economy in crisis. for democrats it's a sense of history and republicans say they are in denial. health care reform could be as significant as social security and health care. >> it's going to cost 1.2 trillion dollars if you include the physician reimbursement fix. when fully implemented that two-thirds to three-fourths of every dollar spent on america is going to be spent by the federal government in some shape, for your. >> our plan was choice, bringing down costs and providing quality care. but the next went to the heart of the matter. she said, of course, she likes i
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 10:00am EST
and women the finest fighting force on earth, that make the united states military the best the world has ever known, at a make all of us proud to be americans. rick: chris gutierrez is live at fort hood for us. good to see you. tell us more about the cop who is being called a hero today. >> rick, she's one of many men and women who stepped up and really their bravery speaks for itself. kimberly mone munley is a civiln police officer here on post. what she did, according to her supervisors, is kept this situation from escalating. her quick, swift actions probably saved the lives of so many people. remember, there were close to 400 soldiers inside that processing center when this chaos began. and she, while taking gun shots to other own body, managed to fire off several shots that hid nidal. here's what her manager, her boss, told me a few minutes ago. >> i don't think she quite grasped the action that she took saved a lot of people's lives. but that's the kind of person she is. we knew very early on in her tenure here that she was a special person, and that if we had an officer who happe
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 4:00pm EST
is heading towards the united states. sit? well maybe not. domenica davis is live in the fox weather center with the answer. >> yeah, gregg. rainfall pushing into the gulf but as soon as tomorrow, two to four inches of rain through louisiana and arkansas that's what we'll see. this is going to cause some problems. these areas have seen a lot of rain. here is the latest advisory, one at 4:00 eastern time. category one hurricane by tomorrow and then it's going to weaken. it moves into the gulf. so again by tomorrow, we'll start to see the presence in the gulf and going to stay with us through much of the early part of the week. now to the pacific northwest we are dealing with a brand-new snowstorm that is moving in the cascades and oregon. you are going to be looking at significant snowfall. they will get the first snowfall of the season. in some places we could see over a foot. checking out all the latest and we'll let you know when the next advisory on ida comes in. >> gregg: thanks v. ♪ >> julie: american sflag flying over the navy's newest ship, u.s.s. new york. it was a homecoming of s
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 6:00pm EST
his nephew loves the united states and the violence hasan is accused of is unlike anything he's ever seen before from him. we have more from the west bank. >> hi. the family is in shock and say the attack does not gel with the person they know. we learned more about him when i sat down with his uncle this morning. did you see this coming that he would kill these people? >> i was surprised that he use a gun because he's a medical doctor. i didn't think they train him to use gun. he was in medical school. he fainted when he saw blood. >> what was the response after 9-11? >> he was saying, they are killers when they did 9-11. he did not approve of it and he didn't like the reaction, like they make collective punishment for the background for islam. if brother did something, it means other brothers are responsible. >> they're waiting to see if he comes out of his coma and if they can learn more from law enforcement as to why he conducted this attack. >> kelly? >> a heartfelt message from the mother of the alleged gunman behind yesterday's deadly office rampage in florida. anna rodriguez
NBC
Nov 6, 2009 11:00pm EST
? they raised their white hand -- their right hand and swear to uphold the constitution of the united states. you're going to take into account anyone who should not go because they are a danger to themselves or their unit. but everybody has to do what they signed up to do. >> there is continuing coverage of the tragedy at fort hood on our website wbaltv.com. there, you can hear recounts of tragic events you can find the link on top of our home page. >> tonight, baltimore city police have set up a tip line to help find the person forepersons responsible for a string of rapes. authorities are investigating eight rapes since october 30. police released this sketch of a possible suspect. >> but the sketched out on face book and twitter. we just want to continue hammering it out until we find this guy. >> residents can reach the tip line by dialing888-223-00233. that line is staffed 24/7 by detectives. city police are working to dispatch information to buy stops and also will stations. a high-school football coach says a senseless act by some students has cost him his car. last thursday, he left
WETA
Nov 7, 2009 12:30am EST
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ABC
Nov 6, 2009 11:35pm EST
animal parts that are were smuggled into the united states to be used for everything from medicine to causing a person bad luck. there was a 14-pound elephant tooth for sale and the entire face of a rare primate for thousands of dollars. >> we learned what some of the products were purported to be. packaged like this, with no label, but a screw top. tried. >> reporter: why would they sell that? >> it's used for medicine. >> reporter: traditional medicines drive the demand for many endangered animals on the black market. a problem you can't just see by looking, as we found, with agent o'connor. >> reporte >> we're interested in knowing if the products are made with protected wildlife. >> reporter: how do you know? it seems impossible to tell. >> it's difficult when it's packaged like this. >> reporter: tracing an endangered animal from a bottle of medicine or the skin on a pair of boots is extraordinarily complex. but it is exactly what agents do every day at the nation's only wildlife forensics lab in southern oregon. >> i have a skin with no head and the feet are turned inside out
FOX
Nov 7, 2009 6:00pm EST
this doesn't happen. >> on what authority in the united states constitution deals this congress the right to mandate that every citizen must be purchase a health care policy. there is no such constitutional authority. >> reporter: as lawmakers in the house debate, hundreds of protestors have gathered in the nation's capital to get their voices heard. [ boos ] >> reporter: the house is expected to vote on whether or not this version of the bill will move forward. in washingn, molly hinenburg, pox news. >>> the biggest sticking pointemains the government's public option. yesterday, mayor representative hoyer was hinting there could be a delay in the vote. eastbound if the house passes the bill it will face hurdles in the senate. >>> if things in fairfax county are any indication, children are getting good access to the swine flu vaccine. the clinic at a fairfax county government center was originally just supposed to be for children ages 4 to 9. but there was enough vaccine top it up to everyone between six months and 18 years old. pregnant women also received access to and by early afterno
HLN
Nov 6, 2009 8:00pm EST
of of -- of the united states come here to this chamber, spoke from that podium there, he made the statement that there would be no abortion funded in the health care bill. and apparently there are other ways that this will be done or can be done and page 110 of the health care bill we're supposed to vote on tomorrow, subsection capital b and the subsection is entitled, abortions for which public funding is allowed. the services described in this subparagraph are abortions for which the expenditure of federal funds appropriated for the department of health and human services is permitted. we're hearing that tonight, we're being hold over here, which -- being held over here, which is fine, i don't mind going the weekend, the rest of the month, whatever, it's the job, it's fine by me. i think america is safer when we're not in session, but that's fine. but we're told, we're hearing that supposedly we're in session because you have people browbeating democratic members who have taken the staunch position, and i think the wonderful position, a moral position, that funds taken from the hands of l
HLN
Nov 7, 2009 5:00pm EST
of patients worldwide have benefited from this innovation, this innovation right here in the united states. innovation that will be stifled by the pelosi health care bill. there's another way. we can do better. house republicans have solutions that will lower costs by creating real choice in competition. we'll help those with pre-existing conditions to get meaningful health care coverage. we'll preserve u.s. leadership in medical innovations and education. and we'll reduce frivolous lawsuits in medicine that needlessly drive up the cost for families. as a heart surgeon, i know that we can achieve real health care reforms to bring down costs, but the democrats' current bill only lead to higher costs for millions of americans and destroy what's currently working in our system. there's a better way. there's a different way. there's a way to lower health care costs, help more people achieve a high quality doctor-patient relationship in this country and improve health care for all americans. vote down this bill and support the republican plan and yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlem
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 12:00am EST
about which would mean the united states and britain and some other countries would bear the burden of putting themselves in a position where economically, as they go forward with manufacturing they would not be in a very enviable position because there would be a great advantage for those other countries, no? >> that's right. and we're talking, as i say, about a tiny amount of the total co2 emissions that are likely to come from western europe or america. there's a great hypocrisy in this, i'm talking to you from brussels and the european parliament will meet here next week and next week will meet in straussburg, every month it shuttles back and forth and there's a great fleet of trucks that carries all the papers and the members and all the interpreters and the committee generating hundreds of thousands of tons of co2 from the organization that more than any other preaches about the importance of greenhouse gas emissions. i think a lot of this is about posturing and about being seen to take the right position and say the right things rather than trying to effect any real change. s
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 5:00am EST
in whatever agreement comes about which would mean the united states and britain and some other countries would bear the burden of putting themselves in a position where economically, as they go forward with manufacturing they would not be in a very enviable position because there would be a great advantage for those other countries, no? >> that's right. and we're talking, as i say, about a tiny amount of the total co2 emissions that are likely to come from western europe or america. there's a great hypocrisy in this, i'm talking to you from brussels and the european parliament will meet here next week and next week will meet in straussburg, every month it shuttles back and forth and there's a great fleet of trucks that carries all the papers and the members and all the interpreters and the committee generating hundreds of thousands of tons of co2 from the organization that more than any other preaches about the importance of greenhouse gas emissions. i think a lot of this is about posturing and about being seen to take the right position and say the right things rather than trying to eff
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 11:00am EST
's not there in the united nations. there's a perception that the united states is, again, looking and trying to understand it. fort hood is a good example, frankly, where you had a radical islamist shoot and kill 13 people. and so america is ambivalent. and when america is ambivalent with the leadership role, jamie, that's not good. jamie: what do you think is holding up the decision by the president? >> i think he's re-examining it, the number 40,000 may be too much for him. i think he also had politics, the election last week, the health care bill which your previous segment just talked about. and then, of course, he expect there had would have been an afghan election today. that didn't happen. so those are some of the things that are coming into play. but frankly, this is an em bolding of the radical islamist and the taliban. he must make a decision. jamie: now that the election issue is resolved and hamid karzai is the one who will stay, then how much time do we really have before we let our troops know? and if it's not 40,000, could the president not say let me send 10,000 at a time? or do you need t
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 11:30am EST
. the president wanted the bill passed out of the united states congress in august. it's november now. we're looking at thanksgiving. and this process has gone on and on and been a really tough grind. and what happened on tuesday in virginia and new jersey made it that much more difficult, because when you think about it, you have three democrats in virginia, for example, who saw their districts go for the republican nominee by a large margin after just winning their seats last year. so they've got to think long and hard about whether or not they want to take this risk of getting voted out next year. if the polls are true, people, particularly independents are dissatisfied with this legislation, then this is a lot for them to think about. jamie: you bring up a very good point. because after the vote they will have to go home and face their constituents. and many of the democratic house members come from districts that have a lot of medicare recipients which, medicare, we know, will pay a price, those recipients in the current bill on the table. tort reform not a part of it. and also we've
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 2:00pm EST
, but eventually their health care systems are now more affordable than the united states. >> yeah, their countries are bankrupt. quickly to quentin's point about businesses, you can become an entrepreneur, that takes, now, that ignores the fact that the health reform bill has an insurance mandate, an 8% payroll tax. if you become an entrepreneur and you can't afford to insure your workers which is had an an insurance mandate is. if you're an individual entrepreneur you have to pay tax-- >> look at leo, waiting to be called on. neil, go ahead. in this system i don't want to be a patient, but this is like digging holes and filling them in. nothing to say that this is going to get its arms around our real problem. this is bad for the economy? >> twice as much as our competitors as other industrialized competitors on our health care and this is not going to reduce the cost, this is not going to make us a more competitive society and there's nothing to say that this is really going to improve our health. >> and in fact, is that 2000 pages, that's what they're debating right now, 2000 pages and there ar
NBC
Nov 7, 2009 9:00am EST
fared in the united states is a couple of sprinkles in upstate new york and out in the pacific northwest. that is producing some rain in those two areas in the lower elevations. some quiet whether in the morning trend. we will talk about that coming up. >> convicted sniper john allen, is scheduled to die next week. the people went through the terror brings things full circle. from the prosecution side, no one knows that more than the montgomery county prosecutor who helped get him convicted of six murders. >> people remember this vividly in montgomery county and around the area as a time that they never want to relive but a time that stands out in their minds. >> the former montgomery county prosecutor remembers back to october of 2002 when all hell broke loose in maryland, virginia, and d.c., starting when someone fired a shot through this michael's store in aspen hill, hitting no one but an hour later, james martin was shot and killed at a shopper's food warehouse parking lot in glenmont. >> the next morning was when the shootings happened. >> as the case picked up steam, he was in cha
HLN
Nov 7, 2009 7:00am EST
of the united states of america and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under god, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. the speaker pro tempore: the chair will entertain up to 10 request for win dush minute speeches on each side of the aisle. for what purpose does the gentlelady from pennsylvania rise? >> unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady is recognized for one minute. ms. schwartz: finding a uniquely american solution to ensure that all americans have access to meaningful, affordable health coverage has been an unfulfilled goal for decades. today we have the opportunity to make this moral and economic imperative a reality. the affordable health care for america act meets the goals of health care reform and hands consumer protections for those with health coverage new affordable choices for individuals and small businesses. strengthen medicare for our seniors with better prescription drug coverage and access to primary care. improve delivery of service was better health outcomes for all americans. and contain
HLN
Nov 7, 2009 1:00pm EST
a question. the question is, by what authority in the united states constitution gives this congress the right to mandate that every citizen must purchase a health insurance policy and upon failing to do so shall be fined and possibly imprisoned? i think the answer to that question is, there is no such constitutional authority. secondly, make no mistake about it, illegal aliens will receive government funded health care under this bill because all they are required to show is a social security number and a name. there is no way to prevent the same social security number by -- from being used by numerous individuals and there is no requirement that a picture i.d. be produced in order to prove that the person is in fact the name that appears on the social security card. if you think identity theft is a problem now, just wait until this bill passes. and thirdly, this bill requires states to increase their medicaid rolls to 150% of the federal poverty level. in an ever increasing fashion, states will have to be absorb the cost of this burden. i offered an amendment that would have allowe
HLN
Nov 7, 2009 1:00am EST
have to come in from all over the united states. and our schedule is -- will be formed around that. and they're building the schedule around his schedule, i take it as far as the services go? >> we have communicated with the department of defense that our schedule is built around the families that suffered trammingic losses yesterday. >> so if they would delay it from tuesday or wednesday, he could end up changing his schedule on the asia trip? >> we anticipate him going to asia. we anti-- we will go to a metorial service. i hate to get sboot hypotheticals. >> but you're not ruelinging the possibly of changes the departure. >> i prepare to talk about the schedule when we have a better sense of its formation. >> can you give us a sense what the president is doing with regard to' hood? what can a president do? >> obviously, the president is receiving briefings from john brennan. it was expanded to include a fairly lengthy briefing from secretary gates. director mueller from the f.b.i., there was a meeting last evening in the oval office with that same group of peep. again the preside
ABC
Nov 7, 2009 7:00am EST
, to live in america and the united states. we're american citizens. and as such,e have an obligation. so, allah, he is the creator of the entire universe. and so, whether you're in the middle east, or in europe, or in america, the whole world belongs to allah. so, for somne to say that america, you'rnot a good muslim, this is -- this would be ridiculous. the whole earth belongs to allah. >> we met plenty of proud muslims in uniform, worried about the backlash. we hope that's not the case. thank you for your insight this morning. we hope to talk to you again in further detail. and we'll be right back. ♪ stains surrender to the power of all. our powerful stainlifters fight stains and leave clothes whiter and brighter. win the battle for clean clothes while saving over 25% versus the leading brand. it's abdeserve.ing the quality yo savings like this don't come along every day. custom upholstery at ethan allen. extraordinary savings. limited time. >>> so, here's a question for you. how do you choose the fastest line? or the fastest lane on the highway? it turns out, science can help. here'
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 7:00am EST
profits and investing in the united states. allowing businesses to write off their losses over a longer period of time to clean up their balance sheets. now, extending, ifs president announced he was going to extend lower rates on dividends and capital gains set to expire in 2011 any of these would have a bigger impact on the industry other than spending government run on pork barrel and expansion of government. >> with all of this in mind, why are we seeing deliberations on the house bill when harry reid suggested the senate may not vote on it this year it may carry on into next year. why the urgency by nancy pelosi shall especially given the economic conditions? >> i think, look, rahm emanuel said never let a crisis go to waste and what they're attempt to go do and likely to hear from the president later today is this sort of odd suggestion because we're in economic turmoil the way to solve it is by expanding government through the huge government-run program. we're going about this the wrong way. you know, and in your earlier segment clayton was talking with mike huckabee with energy
HLN
Nov 6, 2009 10:00pm EST
care spending in the united states reached 2.-- $2.4 trillion. and was projected to reach $3.1 trillion in 2012 and $4.3 trillion by 2016. health care spending is 4.3 times amount we spend on national defense. and now the congressional budget office has testified before congress that the democrat health care plan will actually increase that already sky high halt care spending. only weeks to go, mr. speaker, -- weeks ago, mr. speaker, president obama promised a joint session of congress and the american people that he would, quote, not sign health care legislation if it adds one dime to the deficit now or in the future, unquote. but unfortunately, mr. speaker, that is one of the many promises that will unequivocally be broken by the pelosi health care plan. adding in the more than $200 billion cost of the unfunded companion doc fix bill, h.r. 3961rks the health care reform agenda proposed by liberal pelosi democrats totals more than $1.5 trillion. nearly double president obama's stated figure. mr. speaker, that unequivocally breaks the president's promise by increasing the deficit to the
CBS
Nov 7, 2009 8:00am EST
for the ft. hood community, but also for our entire army. >> hasan was born in the united states, grew up in virginia, joined the rotc and graduated from virginia tech. two years ago, classmates began to notice a change. >> he about publicly declared that the global war on terror was a global war on islam. >> reporter: last sum, the psychiatrist who specialized in disaster had difficulties of his own. he was transferred there walter reed medical center to ft. hood, texas. soon after arriving, he filed a police report accusing another officer of defacing his car after a sticker reading ala is love was torn from his bumper. >> he appears to be an individual who has become more radicalized as time has gone on. >> reporter: in the days before the shooting, hasan gave away two personal copies of the koran to neighbors and left a good-bye message on a friend's voice mail. >> he's a real good friend. nice being your friend, nice knowing you. >> reporter: the day of shootth shooting, hasan was seen a convenience store surveillance video wearing traditional muslim clothing instead of his military
CSPAN
Nov 6, 2009 11:00pm EST
. but an actor in the united states, the women like to have the fantasy, or so they tell us any way, that the man, kissing a woman in the scene, that he love it is. so if you know that the guy is gay, you might think he's making a subs institution. >> does that work for you when you question whether he's gay or straight? >> i don't. i don't even like movies like that. >> no, but i think that audiences are a little bit more sophisticated than that. we know that they are actors. we pretend to be. and get more fan mail from women than i do from men. >> you do? >> yeah. do not go see bops and monsters. and it's often very people don't work out their sex law laws. they don't need freefts or government to tell them what to do. >> do not listen to the priests on what to do on that topic. >> because the priests don't know anything about it, do they? >> the priests are a repressed group. they can't mary. i don't fault them as much as i do the hierarchy thus not protecting children in the next. i'm -- we're always trying to be clear on that. i was reading in research that i saw of you that you thought youn
CSPAN
Nov 7, 2009 2:00pm EST
. a lot of these cases throughout the united states. i really believe something has to be done at the legislative process where it mandates these judges to do something. tying their hands and having to give these people real sentences. because this goes on, when it goes on for two decades like this and little children continue to become victimized like this in such horrific ways something has to be done. >> exactly. michelle, do we know a lady like this who again we don't know what happened to a 3-year-old, vanished, don't know what happened. we know that she's -- she was convicted of assault and battery with intent to kill a 6-year-old. was she monitored after her 80-day sentence? >> that's one of the questions i have right now and i'm waiting for investigators to call me back on, the ones in south carolina that is, the ones in florida i'm in touch with a lot. i think they're all piecing everything together. i do know there is an investigator that drove down from south carolina and arrived in florida not too long ago to be able to sit down with those investigators and put thei
NBC
Nov 7, 2009 7:00am EST
who serve in our army, and their families, we extend our condolences to the united states army and their families. but it's a great army, a strong army, a resilient army, and we stand with them as they go through this difficult time. >> and we're looking at the bow of the "uss new york"" behind you and i understand that 7 1/2 tons of steel from the world trade center was put in the bow of the ship. why is that an especially significantly part of the ship, both structurally and symbolically? >> well, structurally, lest teshgs bow, or the stem, as we call it, is what will lead this ship for the four decades that it's going to serve the navy. it's the strongest part of the ship as it breaks through the seas around the world carrying this ship on its many different missions that it will perform. but it also ties this ship and ties the crew and the many sailors that will serve on this ship over the years to the city, to the strength of the city to the tenacity of the city, to the courage of the city. and that bond will never be broken. and we're proud to welcome new york into the fl
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